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Alocasia

Classification: Foliage house plant

House Plant Group: Bushy plant

Character: Erect stems bear enormous arrow-shaped leaves with pale-coloured veins

Safe for pets? No

Varieties:

  • Alocasia amazonica (metallic green leaves with scalloped edges)
  • Alocasia sanderiana (dark leaves with white veins)

Plant Care:

Plant issues:

  • Leaves shrivelled brown tips: Needs higher humidity
  • Leaves curled. Brown edges: Air too cool

Pests: